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M8 M20, 



    
        

            Paul May
M8 M20
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M8 M20

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Tele Vue NP 101

Imaging cameras: Canon T2i, Baader Modified dslr

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G Orion Atlas Mount

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50mm guidescope

Guiding cameras: Orion SSAG

Focal reducers: Televue .8 focal reducer / field flattener .8x focal reducer

Software: Stark Labs PHD 1  ·  Photoshop CC 2015  ·  Backyard EOS 3.1  ·  Images Plus 6.5  ·  pixsinsight 1.8.6 Ripley



Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2649280

RA center: 18h 3' 44"

DEC center: -23° 40' 33"

Pixel scale: 8.168 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 269.878 degrees

Field radius: 1.565 degrees


Resolution: 1109x820

Data source: Traveller

Description

Imaged at Cherry Springs Stare Park Pa. back in Aug of 2014. Reprocessed with Pixsinsight, PS,
and Image Plus.

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M8 M20, 



    
        

            Paul May